SKU: LLATPULREF20
From the heart of their Domaine on the Corton hillside, Maison Louis Latour have witnessed more than two centuries of Burgundian history. Founded in 1797 Maison Louis Latour has survived the ages and has become a natural custodian of Burgundy’s ancient traditions. Authentic and determinedly independent, the House has always made it a point of honour to remain family owned. It is now run by the seventh Louis Latour who represents the 11th generation of the founding family, who like each generation before him, has worked hard to preserve the company’s unique heritage whilstensuring the future withan ambitious and visionary spirit. The Latour family Domaine has been built up over the years with patience and determination, and today, covers 50 hectares of exceptional vineyard which are recognised each vintage for the quality of their wines. The Domaine wines, like those from the négociant side of their business, are profoundly influenced by their origin. They are vinified and aged with care in the traditional style of the House, with elegance and finesse. Home to some of the world's most extraordinary Chardonnays including the famous Montrachet, Chevalier-Montrachet and Bâtard-Montrachet, Puligny-Montrachet is the 216 hectare geographical middleman of the white wine villages, bordered by Meursault to the north and by Chassagne-Montrachet to the south. At the bottom of the hillside, « Les Referts » is situated between « Les Perrières » and « Les Charmes » and benefits from an ideal south-easterly exposure.

Grape Variety

Chardonnay

Region

France

Size

750ml

Wine Style

White - rich, mouth filling, full-bodied

Palate

Louis Latour's exceptional domaine covers 50 hectares and includes the largest collection of Grand Cru vineyards in Burgundy. A négociant-éleveur with soul, the house is still independent and managed by the founding family, headed up by Louis-Fabrice Latour who is the seventh Louis and the 11th generation of the Latour family to lead the company. Home to some of the world's most extraordinary Chardonnays, including the famous Montrachet, Chevalier-Montrachet and Bâtard-Montrachet, Puligny-Montrachet is the 216 hectare geographical middleman of the white wine villages, bordered by Meursault to the north and by Chasagne-Monchet to the south. At the bottom of the hillside, Les Referts is situated between Les Perrières and Les Charmes and benefits from an ideal south-easterly exposure.

Vintage

2020

Food Pairing

Pan-fried perch - foie gras- fish - shellfish - cheese

Louis Latour

Louis Latour Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru Les Referts 2020

$275.00
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47,820
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